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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Community psychology.,
  • Counseling.,
  • Community mental health services.,
  • Community mental health services.,
  • Counseling -- Methods.

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Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementDonald H. Blocher, Donald A. Biggs.
ContributionsBiggs, Donald A.
LC ClassificationsRA790 .B5566 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3158711M
ISBN 10082613680X
LC Control Number83000344

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